Mother Jones Magazine Cover : May + June 2018

COVER STORIES

Cloak and Data

The story behind Cambridge Analytica’s rise and fall

Plus: Weapons of Mass Disruption by Terrell Jermaine Starr

From Russia, With Love for the NRA

Are Alexander Torshin and Maria Butina just a couple of Russian activists who love guns and Donald Trump—or something shadier?

Hidden Figures

The 2020 census is underfunded, behind schedule, and increasingly politicized. Millions of Americans likely won’t be counted—and many of them are afraid to be.

  • FEATURES
  • Bottled Up

    Drinking may have given me cancer. The alcohol industry worked hard to downplay the risk.

  • The Best Viral News You’ll Ever Read

    Antibiotic resistance is one of the scariest threats today—but a forgotten remedy may save us yet.

  • TO OUR READERS
  • You’ve Been Hacked

    We’re only beginning to understand how our democracy was rigged—and what we can do about it.